CVE-2020-4559

high
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Description

IBM Spectrum Protect 7.1 and 8.1 could allow an attacker to cause a denial of service due ti improper validation of user-supplied input. IBM X-Force ID: 183613.

References

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/183613

https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/6323757

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2020-08-28

Updated: 2020-08-31

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
140201IBM Spectrum Protect 7.1.x <= 7.1.10.000 / 8.1.x <= 8.1.10.000 DoSNessusGeneral
high